Archive for July 24th, 2016

RECORD RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1938

After signing a new recording contract with RCA Victor  Artie Shaw chose
"Begin the Beguine" to be the first of six tunes he would record with his new
14 piece band at this, his first recording session with RCA. The session was
held at RCA’s "Studio 2" on East 24th Street in New York.


Artie Shaw (Arthur Jacob Arshawsky)
(May 23, 1910 – December 30, 2004)

Shaw was also an actor and a author who wrote both fiction and non-
fiction. He remained a force in popular music and jazz before retiring
from music completely in 1954.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST NEWS EVENTS

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TV ACTRESS LYNDA CARTER IS 65 TODAY


Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman.


Lynda Carter (Linda Jean Córdova Carter) was born in Phoenix, AZ. 

Linda Carter played Wonder Woman, TV’s first female superhero, from 1975
to 1979 (ABC/CBS). She entered a local beauty contest and soon became Miss
World USA in 1972. Lynda tried out for the role of Captain Kathryn Janeway on 
the UPN-TV series Star Trek: Voyager.

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